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De.Wan 1958 By Chef Wan: A Truly Modern Venue Serving Delectable Malaysian Cuisine

De.Wan 1958 by Malaysia’s renowned chef, Datuk (Dr) Chef Wan who is fondly known as Chef Wan presents you the experience of a modern Malaysian culinary adventure brought to life. 


Upon entering the restaurant, the tropical print wallpapers, 3D effect marble floors and decorated ceilings will draw your attention all at once to its captivating beauty. The entire vibe of the restaurant resembles Chef Wan’s cheery and fun personality. The restaurant’s charm lies in its vibrant layout, quirky interiors and ornate furnishings that invoke a homely vibe. 

As a culinary ambassador for Tourism Malaysia, Chef Wan has received prestigious international awards, authored a dozen cookbooks and hosted a string of international TV shows. He travels around the world to share our country’s unique food culture – Malaysian cuisine.  

Serving Authentic Malaysian Cuisine

Known for his outgoing nature and immaculate culinary skills, the multiple award-winning chef is a man who needs little to no introduction. With more than 25 years of cooking experience and working his magic in the kitchen, Chef Wan ensures the food at De.Wan 1958 keeps diners coming back for more. 

As we all know, Malaysian cuisine infuses a harmonious blend of locally sourced herbs and spices with varied cooking techniques inspired by the cultures that define it, creating a unique explosion of flavours that’s appetising and palatable.


At De.Wan 1958, you will be spoiled with a variety of Chef Wan’s mouth-watering dishes. Every dish on the menu is based on original recipes which are specially curated by Chef Wan himself together with his highly experienced kitchen team. While the restaurant offers an extensive menu featuring scrumptious appetizers, mains, desserts and more, the best selling dishes include their Asam Pedas, Rendang Daging, Nasi Telur, Pucuk Paku as well as bakar-bakar dishes and Satay. We were told that the Nasi Telur is a real speciality as it is not commonly found in Malaysia!



As someone who is especially particular when it comes to cooking, Chef Wan ensures the food at De.Wan 1958 is prepared by using only fresh, flavourful and premium ingredients. They pride themselves on creating a truly unique dining experience because they believe great service always makes the food experience even better!

A Unique Event Venue

Apart from the restaurant, De.Wan 1958 also has a hall attached to it to cater to those who are looking to host events. In a matter of months, De.Wan 1958 has been creating waves in the venue space as its event venue offers projection mapping which allows planners to create their desired atmosphere to fit any kind of event. This feature transforms the entire hall into your dream setting, elevating not only your dining experience but the entire event on a whole. The immersive visuals are sure to mesmerise event guests. 


It comes as no surprise that De.Wan 1958 has become a popular venue for a range of occasions including corporate dinners, product launches and private events such as weddings, birthday celebrations and more, as the combination of an exceptional dining experience, inviting ambience and delicious food ticks all the right boxes

The whole restaurant and banquet hall can comfortably accommodate 450 pax seated and 650 pax standing, are fully fitted with audio-visual equipment and a stage. You can also rent the spaces separately. The banquet hall alone can seat up to 320 pax while the restaurant can accommodate 120 pax.

De.Wan 1958 also comes with 5 private rooms that can be utilised for small and intimate events. The Peacock Room and the Batik Rooms can accommodate 22 pax and 12 pax respectively. The partitions for the Batik Rooms can be opened to fit a party of 60 pax.


Centrally located in the heart of KL and tastefully designed and furnished, the venue is easily accessed by major highways and public transportation. On top of that, do not worry about the parking as it comes with convenient parking options. De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan is an excellent choice for people searching for authentic Malaysian cuisine for any events be it private or corporate ones.

Head on over here to learn more about the venue. Take a tour of De.Wan 1958 by Chef Wan for an unforgettable visual experience below:

P/S: Don’t forget to call or Whatsapp us at +6016 7200 347 if you need help with venue sourcing for your event. You can also check out our website at for more venue suggestions. Toodles!